All Ordinaries

Intra-day chart
Open:
5917.6
High:
5917.6
Low:
5843.9
Last:
5917.6
Movement:
fallen by 66.1 -1.12%
Volume:
307,592,794 ($12,804,359,164)

Market news

  • Quiet market day with some downside risk


    Today looks like being a Friday consolidation for the stock market as traders head into the weekend with little in the way of news scheduled for the Asian region.
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  • Positive start ahead of employment data


    This morning’s market is off to a solid start, led higher by the energy and materials sectors. However, at this stage, trading on the ASX 200 index remains inside yesterday’s range, reflecting overall caution ahead of this morning’s employment data.
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  • NAB’s UK fine shows the way for ASIC


    The $40m fine levied on National Australia Bank's (ASX:NAB) UK offshoots, Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, is big bikkies even for a big bank. We can only hope ASIC is paying attention.
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  • Bassanese’s Market Insights: a tale of two markets


    Although the Australian equity market is traditionally divided up into 11 “GIC” sectors, we can aggregate further into four key broader sectors: resources (energy and materials); cyclicals (industrials, consumer discretionary, and technology); defensives (consumer staples, health care, utilities and telecommunications), and financials (including listed property). Breaking down the market in this way produces some interesting results.
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  • China data holds the key to world markets


    Spot iron ore’s recovery to above $US50 and a stronger overnight oil price should see a reversal in resource stocks and a firm opening for the ASX 200 index this morning as traders wait on release of key Chinese economic data due at midday.
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Indices

Index Current value + Change
S&P/ASX 200 5877.9 fallen by 1.17% -69.6
Materials 9071.2 fallen by 1.03% -94.8
Industrials 4708.2 fallen by 1.11% -52.8
Financials 7011.3 fallen by 1.25% -89.1
+ Indice values are delayed by at least 20 minutes. Values are indicative only.

Market movers

  • 234 rising
  • 218 steady
  • 402 falling
  • 234 %
  • 218 %
  • 402 %
Gainers
BRU $0.545 risen by $0.125 +29.76%
PRL $0.08 risen by $0.014 +21.21%
PSY $0.215 risen by $0.035 +19.44%
SGQ $0.065 risen by $0.01 +18.18%
Losers
BLD $6.49 fallen by $0.01 -0.15%
AFI $6.21 fallen by $0.01 -0.16%
WPL $35.42 fallen by $0.06 -0.17%
LLC $17.04 fallen by $0.03 -0.18%

Company announcements

Date/time Code Headline
17 Apr 2015 6:52PM NGF Quarterly Activities Report
17 Apr 2015 5:14PM IGS Reinstatement to Official Quotation - 20 April 2015
17 Apr 2015 4:58PM SRQ UPDATE ON REFINANCING PLAN
17 Apr 2015 4:39PM AMC CEO Retirement & Appointment
17 Apr 2015 4:35PM KOR Trading Halt
17 Apr 2015 4:07PM WOR Response to ASX Price Query
17 Apr 2015 3:59PM WLC Wollongong Coal UEP update
17 Apr 2015 3:44PM PAY Dividend Details

Upcoming dividends

Company Dividend Franking Ex-dividend date
KMD 2.93¢ 85.01% 3 Jun 2015
SNC 100% 1 Jun 2015
SDG 100% 1 Jun 2015
WAX 100% 18 May 2015
UOS 0% 13 May 2015
TWD 10¢ 100% 11 May 2015
SDG 100% 6 May 2015
HGG 12.56¢ 0% 6 May 2015
TMM 100% 5 May 2015
SNL 25¢ 100% 4 May 2015
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